Redcar woman has drugs trial hearing postponed in Indonesia

Lindsay Sandiford

Lindsay Sandiford

First published in News

A NORTH-East woman on trial for drugs trafficking in Indonesia today had her hearing cancelled.

Lindsay Sandiford, 56, was arrested in May after Bali police claimed to have found cocaine in her suitcase.

The hearing has been rescheduled for Monday when it is expected Mrs Sandiford, originally from Redcar will read out a personal statement.

It is believed the hearing was postponed because an interpreter was not available.

Previously prosecutors told the court she should be given a 15-year sentence after they chose not to seek the death penalty.

 

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1:53pm Thu 3 Jan 13

rat man says...

Postponed or cancelled? There is a difference.
Postponed or cancelled? There is a difference. rat man
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9:56pm Thu 3 Jan 13

glyn says...

Fair question. ANOTHER echo clanger lol
Fair question. ANOTHER echo clanger lol glyn
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